On 10 September 2006, Varga was performing during the Aero GP air show over Marsamxett Harbour off Valletta, Malta, in his Yakovlev Yak-55 when he was killed instantly in a mid-air collision with the Extra EA-200 of Irish pilot Eddie Goggins. Groggins survived with minor injuries.
- "Stunt pilot dies in crash over Marsamxett". MaltaMedia News. MaltaMedia Online Network. September 10, 2006. Retrieved July 6, 2008.
- planecrashinfo.com Famous People Who Died in Aviation Accidents: 2000s